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grosgrain

Saltos de línea: gros|grain
Pronunciación: /ˈɡrəʊɡreɪn
 
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Definición de grosgrain en inglés:

sustantivo

A heavy ribbed fabric, typically of silk or rayon.
Example sentences
  • Thus did the trousers come to be made of the same cloth and color as the coat, uniform-style, for example, and facing lapels to be made with rich silk grosgrain, among other subtle changes.
  • Finish front with bias tape, 1-1/2 inch wide grosgrain or fabric strip sewn to edges and turned into inside and stitched down creating a facing.
  • You could not speak of sucking the hats' bowls to your face, or of licking the grosgrain of their sweat-darkened ribbons: there was no way to explain why you even wanted this.

Origen

mid 19th century: French, 'coarse grain' (see also grogram).

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